Torch syndrome

A syndrome that results from a group of infections that affect the fetus or the newborn. The group of infections includes Toxoplasma gondii, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus, and other infections. The other infections include varicella-zoster virus, hepatitis B virus, human immunodeficiency virus, parvovirus B19, and syphilis. Signs and symptoms include fever, feeding difficulties, petechial rash, jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly, chorioretinitis, and microcephaly.

Disease Alternative Name

toxoplasmosis
other infections
rubella
cytomegalovirus
and herpes simplex virus (torch) syndrome
torch infection
MainRecentTopDoctors

Top Torch syndrome Doctors on Curofy

Top doctors who continously share their opinions on Torch syndrome
Patiala
1524 followers

Sangrur

Distt.Immunization Officer

Guru Gobind Singh Govt. Medical College, Faridkot

MBBS,DCH

User Languages
Speaks English
Nalgonda
27 followers
User Languages
Speaks English
Katihar, Bihar, India
3 followers
User Languages
Speaks English
Barpali
2557 followers

Self Employed. Now Doing My Practice

Pediatric Consultant

MKCG MCH

MBBS and MD (pediatrics)

User Languages
Speaks English
312 followers

The Health City Hospital

Intensivist

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Nashik

bhms

User Languages
Speaks English, Hindi, Marathi

Trending Cases